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Basic Spoken Chinese: An Introduction to Speaking and Listening for Beginners [With DVD and MP3] (Basic Chinese)
Basic Spoken Chinese: An Introduction to Speaking and Listening for Beginners [With DVD and MP3] (Basic Chinese)
by Cornelius C Kubler
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andlt;bandgt;This is a beginning-level course in spoken Chinese that employs a revolutionary new method designed to have you quickly speaking and comprehending Mandarin Chinese.andlt;/bandgt;andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;Along with its sister book andlt... (read more)

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Chinese for Beginners: Mastering Conversational Chinese
Chinese for Beginners: Mastering Conversational Chinese
by Yi Ren
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Chinese is a fascinating language that seems impossibly difficult to many people, but is actually very learnable. This user-friendly approach to the basics helps you learn Chinese quickly and easily by drawing parallels with something you already know... (read more)

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Character Text for Beginning Chinese 2ND Edition
Character Text for Beginning Chinese 2ND Edition
by John De Francis
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This character version of Beginning Chinese has been prepared for use by both students and teachers. It can function as the starting point in the study of Chinese, as an introduction to characters after the same material has been mastered in transcript... (read more)

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The Art of War
The Art of War
by Sun Tzu and Thomas Cleary
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Compiled more than two thousand years ago by a mysterious warrior-philosopher, The Art of War is still perhaps the most prestigious and influential book of strategy in the world today, as eagerly studied in Asia by modern politicians and executives as it... (read more)

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Chinese Characters: Their Origin, Etymology, History, Classification and Signfication. a Thorough Study from Chinese Documents
Chinese Characters: Their Origin, Etymology, History, Classification and Signfication. a Thorough Study from Chinese Documents
by L Wieger
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Rich analysis of 2,300 characters according to traditional systems into primitives. Also reference lexicon of 7,000 characters.... (read more)

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Chinese Link: Simp. Level 1, PT. 1-char. Book (2ND 11 Edition)
Chinese Link: Simp. Level 1, PT. 1-char. Book (2ND 11 Edition)
by Sue-mei Wu
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Chinese Link, 2e provides a practical, learner-centered and enjoyable language and cultural learning experience for beginning students of Chinese, as well as an efficient and comprehensive teaching resource for instructors.   This best... (read more)

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Beginning Chinese Reader, Part 2
Beginning Chinese Reader, Part 2
by John Defrancis
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This second edition, like the earlier first edition, introduces some of the main varieties of Chinese as found before and after the establishment of the People's Republic of China in 1949. While continuing to stress the basic importance of the... (read more)

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Learning Chinese: A Foundation Course in Mandarin, Elementary Level
Learning Chinese: A Foundation Course in Mandarin, Elementary Level
by Julian K Wheatley
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Learning Chinese teaches basic conversational and literary skills in Mandarin.  It is designed to build language ability while stimulating learners curiosity about the linguistic structures of the language as well as the geography, history, and... (read more)

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Encounters: Chinese Language and Culture, Character Writing Workbook 2 (Encounters: Chinese Language and Culture)
Encounters: Chinese Language and Culture, Character Writing Workbook 2 (Encounters: Chinese Language and Culture)
by Rongzhen Li
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This Character Writing Workbook, which accompanies Student Book 2 of the Encounters program, is designed to help students learn the Chinese characters found in each unit of the Student Book. The Character Writing Workbook not only provides opportunities... (read more)

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Learning Chinese Characters Volume 1
Learning Chinese Characters Volume 1
by Alison Matthews
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andlt;bandgt;This userand#8211;friendly book is aimed at helping students of Mandarin Chinese learn and remember Chinese characters.andlt;/bandgt;andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;At lastand#8212;there is a truly effective and enjoyable way to learn Chinese... (read more)

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Reading and Writing Chinese: A Comprehensive Guide to the Chinese Writing System
Reading and Writing Chinese: A Comprehensive Guide to the Chinese Writing System
by William Mcnaughton
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For more than three decades, students and teachers of Chinese have used this guide as a standard. Why? Because via cleverly condensed grids, it places at your fingertips the essential 1,725 characters' up-to-date definitions, derivations, pronunciations,... (read more)

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The First 100 Chinese Characters: The Quick and Easy Method to Learn the 100 Most Basic Chinese Characters (Tuttle Language Library)
The First 100 Chinese Characters: The Quick and Easy Method to Learn the 100 Most Basic Chinese Characters (Tuttle Language Library)
by Lawrence & Alison Matthews
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andlt;bandgt;This book is a quick and easy way to learn basic Chinese Characters.andlt;/bandgt;andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;All beginning students of Chinese struggle to memorize and learn to write the Chinese characters. andlt;iandgt;The First 100... (read more)

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250 Essential Chinese Characters for Everyday Use: Volume 1 (Tuttle Language Library)
250 Essential Chinese Characters for Everyday Use: Volume 1 (Tuttle Language Library)
by Philip Yungkin Lee
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andlt;bandgt;This is an invaluable study guide for learning basic Chinese characters.andlt;/bandgt;andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;andlt;iandgt;250 Essential Chinese Characters Volume 1andlt;/iandgt; is a second edition, completely revised and with 50... (read more)

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Chinese Flash Cards, Volume 1: Characters 1-349: HSK Elementary Level
Chinese Flash Cards, Volume 1: Characters 1-349: HSK Elementary Level
by Philip Yunkin Lee
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A native speaker of Chinese knows 5,000 to 10,000 characters. For English speakers, that fact alone summarizes the challenges of learning Chinese! To succeed in mastering Chinese characters, there are 3 secrets: learners need to begin with the most... (read more)

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Tuttle Pocket Chinese Dictionary: Chinese-English/English-Chinese
Tuttle Pocket Chinese Dictionary: Chinese-English/English-Chinese
by Dong (edt) Li
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andlt;bandgt;This is a pocket sized Mandarin Chinese Dictionaryandlt;/bandgt;andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;Intended for use by tourists, students, and business people travelling to China andlt;iandgt;Pocket Chinese Dictionaryandlt;/iandgt; is an essential... (read more)

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Chinese in Plain English, Second Edition
Chinese in Plain English, Second Edition
by Boye De Mente
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'At work or play, get your message across quickly and confidently! For the business and leisure traveler, the simple-yet-effective Chinese In Plain English will help you find a hotel or the nearest restaurant as you pass through China. Now updated to... (read more)

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Concise Chinese-English Romanized Dictionary
Concise Chinese-English Romanized Dictionary
by Tuttle
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andlt;bandgt;This is the most up-to-date Mandarin Chinese Dictionary on the marketandlt;/bandgt;andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;andlt;iandgt;Tuttle Concise Chinese Dictionaryandlt;/iandgt; has both Chinese to English and English to Chinese sections. It's... (read more)

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Remembering Simplified Hanzi: Book 1--How Not to Forget the Meaning and Writing of Chinese Characters
Remembering Simplified Hanzi: Book 1--How Not to Forget the Meaning and Writing of Chinese Characters
by James W. Heisig
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At long last the approach that has helped thousands of learners memorize Japanese kanji has been adapted to help students with Chinese characters. Books 1 of Remembering Simplified Hanzi and Remembering Traditional Hanzi cover the writing and meaning of... (read more)

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Oxford Picture Dictionary
Oxford Picture Dictionary
by Jayme Adelson-goldstein
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Content is organized within 12 thematic units, including Everyday Language, People, Housing, Food and Recreation. Each unit starts with an Intro page (new to this edition) and ends with a story page, with single or double-page sub-topics introducing new... (read more)

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Classical Chinese Medical Texts: Learning to Read the Classics of Chinese Medicine (Vol. I)
Classical Chinese Medical Texts: Learning to Read the Classics of Chinese Medicine (Vol. I)
by Richard L. Goodman
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Classical Chinese Medical Texts: Learning to Read the Classics of Chinese Medicine is the first introduction to classical Chinese that focuses solely on medical texts. The selections that make up the chapters range from the late Han to the Qing dynasties,... (read more)

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